Professor Mike Harte

Professor Michael Harte has 25 years' experience in the field of neuropharmacology, specialising in research relating to the characterisation of neurotransmitter pathways involved in cognitive dysfunction.

He is a Professor of Neuropsychopharmacology in the Division of Pharmacy and Optometry, Faculty of Biology, Medicine & Health at the University of Manchester.

He graduated from University College Dublin with a BSc in Physiology in 1999, and he gained his PhD from University College Dublin (2003) for work utilising microdialysis to characterise pathways involved in cognitive function.

He worked as a post-doctoral research fellow at the University of Sheffield (2005), and Queens University Belfast (2005–2008) on projects investigating neurochemical and pathological deficits in animal models of schizophrenia.